Category Archives: Our Work

Community center in Duhok

Emma has started a new project the purpose of which is promotion human rights and dignity of the person and promotion well being of women, girls and their families affected by the conflict. Within the project Emma is running a Community center and mobile teams that are providing the following services: Project Services: Psychosocial support…
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Social stigma towards divorced women

Emma organization for Human Development has conducted a group discussion in Hawkari Center on July 21 ,2016;  Ms. Sherin Khorsheed lead the group discussion about Society's perception towards the divorced woman and social stigma. Ms. Sherin is one of the women who participated in the center's activities, although she has no Academic Certificate but her…
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Yazidi Women Campaign

Background: In August 2014, ISIS jihadists attacked Sinjar, home to over 400,000 Yazidis. The rapid assessment from ministry of interior in KRG  confirmed that 5838 people were abducted, and as many as 3000 women and girls kidnappedand made sex slaves .Thousands of people from the Yazidi minority were murdered in cold blood in scenes reminiscent…
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Emma’s support for Yazidi women campaign through an art exhibition

Emma Organization for Human Development in Kurdistan region and Women peace Group supported by Hivos Organization has conducted a campaign to support the Yazidi women through a photograph- video exhibition for photographer , Nawzad Muhamad Coinciding with the second anniversary of Shangal genocide where it took place on the 3rd and 4th of August 2016.…
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